security and privacy issues

Cisco router exploit confirmed by security vendor

CISOs with Cisco routers in their infrastructure have been warned to be on the lookout for attacks after a security...

September 16th, 2015 Howard Solomon

DDoS Attack Brick Wall

Warning to CISOs: Old routers could be aiding DDoS attacks

Most CISOs understand the security problems with old network equipment. A new report this week from Akamai Technologies' security and...

July 2nd, 2015 Howard Solomon

Cisco expands network security to endpoints and the cloud

Cisco Systems is broadening its network security coverage by expanding the intrusion detection and prevention technology it gained through an...

June 8th, 2015 Howard Solomon

IT security industry partly to blame for successful attacks, says vendor

An official of an IT security vendor admits the industry still isn't doing a good enough job of meeting the...

April 8th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Eight per cent of your partners may be a high security risk: Study

One of the weakest links in an organization's IT security may be the most obvious: The telecom provider. That's one...

March 31st, 2015 Howard Solomon

Shift in network protection needed: Experts

The traditional notion of blocking cyber threats from entering the network needs an overhaul, according to some security experts. In...

February 11th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

security and privacy issues

More help for interpreting log results

In an attempt to differentiate its security products from others, Cyberoam has added a user activity-based risk rating capability to...

February 6th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Integrated Network Security Architecture: Threat-focused Next-generation Firewall

An integrated network security architecture can not only address the challenges of today’s more sophisticated threat landscape, but also provide...

January 12th, 2015 IT World Canada Team

IT problems, computer flaws, glitches

DDoS attacks cost businesses US$40,000 per hour: Report

The good news is that the majority of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks aimed at corporations tend to be...

November 17th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano